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Besma Whayeb

Ethical Lifestyle Blogger, Curiously Conscious

Besma Whayeb is an ethical lifestyle blogger and freelance writer. Her blog, Curiously Conscious, has become a hub for a new generation of conscious consumers, focusing on natural and organic beauty, ethical fashion and homewares, healthy food, and wellness experiences.
Five Reasons Why Ethical Consumerism Is

Five Reasons Why Ethical Consumerism Is Booming

The time has finally come: ethical consumerism is going mainstream! It's exciting to have seen the ethical mindset become a more widely-recognised and accepted concept, and in ways that are natural and low-effort too.
13/08/2017 20:43 BST
Seven Tips To Be

Seven Tips To Be Happier

Like most people, I go through periods of stress, anxiety, even general grouchiness, and sometimes would rather dive back under the covers in the morning than face the world. However, there will be days even during my most stressful times where I wake up happy, jump out of bed and sing in the shower.
15/05/2017 12:15 BST
Four Simple Ways To Live More

Four Simple Ways To Live More Ethically

So, you're interested in living more ethically. In a world full of media distrust, political scandals and alternative facts, it's no surprise really. I'm feeling the same - I want to know where my food comes from, who made my clothes, and treat people - and the planet - in a respectful way.
17/04/2017 21:33 BST
Seven Benefits of Eating

Seven Benefits of Eating Local

Local food naturally fits into a sustainable lifestyle: less transport, and less time in storage or in a shop means less energy wasted on the food. On top of that, local food often goes hand in hand with organic food too, meaning you're lowering demand for chemical-laden groceries.
09/02/2016 18:05 GMT
Please Eat Clean

Please Eat Clean Responsibly

Orthorexia is a term I stumbled across relatively recently, but it definitely struck a chord. There was a point in the past where I felt guilty for not having a smoothie when I woke up, avocado salad for lunch, and some form of spiralised vegetable for dinner.
03/01/2016 18:21 GMT